2016 Newsletters


December 2016 — Can the Right Woman Win District 4 in 2018? — “Key Connections” for 2017 — Renewing members Jena Melancon, Amy Miller, Paula Montgomery — Members Out & About: Bentina Chisolm Terry, Jena Melancon, Sherri Myers, Missy Rogers

November 2016 — Unscientific Poll: Clinton 3-to-1 Margin — “Key Connections” for 2017 — New member Suzanne Lewis — Renewing members Mary Augustitus, Dr. Jenna Emery, Beverly Zimmern — A personal story from Magi Thomley Williams — Members Out & About

October 2016 — General Election Candidates — Southwest Florida Institute Created on Pensacola Model — New member Laurie Bartlett — Renewing members Rand Hicks, Kim Kirschenfeld, Diane Mack, Lola Presley, Magi Williams — A personal story from Kathi Gordon — Pix from “Key Connections” event — Civics Education: Teaching by Example, by Paula Montgomery

September 2016 — The August 30 Primaries — Restoring Civility Starts with Restoring Respect — Key Connections — New members Myra Van Hoose, Missy Rogers, Grier Ward, Kara Bloomberg — Renewing member Chuntell Patterson — A personal story from Vikki Garrett — Members Out & About — Children Need to Be Taught Early about Government, by Paula Montgomery

August 2016 — Campaign School Reveals Politics Is about People — Sneak Peek: Members in September — Renewing members Lois Benson, Kathi Gordon, Jenny Granse — A personal story from Rosalind Fisher — Members Out & About — Good Things Happening at ECUA — Election Watch 2016:  Bydlak, Bartlett, Sindel, Campbell, Mitchell, more

July 2016 — Members, Guests ‘Rock’ 3rd Annual Meeting — Think More about What Politics Should Be — New Member Bentina Chisolm Terry — Meghan McCarthy Back from Yale — A personal story from member Sharie Bourbeau — Election Watch: 23 Women Qualify

June 2016 — Annual Meeting June 15 — Cape Coral’s First Woman Mayor to Speak in Pensacola — Congratulations to Chuntell Patterson, Stephanie Powell, and Meghan McCarthy — New Members Cynthia Scheltema and Roz Fisher — A personal story from member Pam Schwartz — Election Watch — Best Practices with Volunteers Part 2, from Deb Corbin

May 2016 — Annual Meeting June 15 — Meet the Women Running for Congress — Message Workshop Lessons — Teresa Barber and Five Point — Congratulations to Meghan McCarthy and Melanie Nichols — New Member Gwen Gore — A personal story from former Mayor Beverly Zimmern — Happenings from Vicki Campbell — Election Watch — Best Practices with Volunteers, from Deb Corbin

April 2016 — Blue Nation or Red? Women are Key — “Crafting Your Message” Workshop — Congratulations to Sherri Myers and Meghan McCarthy — A personal story from Dayna Fuller — Election Watch — Inside the Beltway: Welcome, Dean Emery!

March 2016 — Next Justice Should Be “Her Honor” — Campaign Workshop — Yale Campaign School — Status of Women in the South — New Members Sharie Bourbeau and Dr. Laura Dortch-Edler — A personal story from Paula Montgomery, M.D. — Inside the Beltway: U.S. Representative Marcy Kaptur

February 2016 — Advice to Escambia District 1 Candidates — New Member Deb Moore — Getting to Know Renee Bookout — Photos from the January 30 Members Social — Election 2016 Candidate Watch — Inside the Beltway: U.S. Representative Ann Wagner of Missouri

January 2016 — Let’s Have Clean Campaigns — News from Julie Young, Amanda Jo Combs, Amy Miller — New Member Donna Gail Spencer — Getting to Know Carolyn Appleyard and Deb Corbin — The 2016 Workshops — Election 2016 Candidate Watch — Inside the Beltway: Is Restroom Access Still an Issue in 2016?

Kara IWP